Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 11, 7pm EST

P. Djèlí Clark, A Master of Djinn
in conversation with Cadwell Turnbull

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This launch event celebrates the fantasy novel debut of Nebula, Locus, and Alex Award-winning author, P. Djèlí Clark, as he returns to his popular alternate Cairo universe in A Master of Djinn.

P. Djèlí Clark will be in conversation with best-selling author Cadwell Turnbull, author of the science fiction novel The Lesson.


Sunday, June 13th, 5PM EST

“The Haunting of Paradise” – Read Carribean Folklore Panel

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Cadwell Turnbull, Ciannon Smart, P. Djèlí Clark, Shakirah Bourne, and Tracey Baptiste discuss Carribean Folkore.

The month of June is celebrated as Caribbean Heritage Month and it is a month where we encourage people to Read Caribbean. In 2019, BookOfCinz started the calling June Read Caribbean month to tie in with the Heritage month celebrations. This initiative was started to create awareness for Caribbean Literature, Caribbean Authors and Authors from Caribbean Heritage. There needs to be a space for Caribbean Writers and Literature because our voice is so uniquely ours.


Saturday, September 25th – Timing TBD

16th Annual Bookmarks Festival of Books

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Bookmarks began as an annual book festival in 2004. The Festival of Books & Authors has since grown to be the largest annual book festival in the Carolinas, reaching tens of thousands of readers each year.